Francis big winnerof Fairlawn awards


Staff report

The fall sports athletes at Fairlawn High School were recognized recently with the presentation of awards for their seasons.

It included high school and junior high athletes in cross country, golf, soccer and volleyball.

Senior volleyball player Audrey Francis was the big winner, taking three special awards, including Most Valuable Player, Best Offensive Player and Best Defensive Player.

Other MVPs were senior Nick Brautigam in soccer, junior Mason Jones in golf, and freshman Isaac Ambos in cross country. Brautigam won two awards, also being named Best Offensive Player in soccer.

Following is a list of special awards presented:


High school

Most Valuable Player — Audrey Francis

Most Improved Player — Jeanelee Branscum

Best Offensive Player — Audrey Francis

Best Defensive Player — Audrey Francis

Coach’s Award — Chelsie Brantigam

Junior high

Coach’s Award — Allison Roush


MVP — Nick Brautigam

Most Improved Player — Stephen Blanford

Best Offensive Player — Nick Brautigam

Best Defensive Player — Drew Brautigam

Coach’s Award — Brendan McKnight

Most Saves — Noah Schnipke


MVP — Mason Jones

Most Improved Player — Jacob Caldwell

Coach’s Award — Nathan Lessing, Ben Brautigam

Cross country

Most Valuable Runner — Isaac Ambos

Most Improved Runner — Jordan Henman

Coach’s Award — Cade Allison